Driver facing DUI after crash
A Monroe County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence (DUI) following a one vehicle crash that occurred about 11:18 p.m. on Feb. 16, along Mountain Road at Pocono Road, in Mount Pocono.
Pocono Mountain Regional police said they responded to a crash in which the driver fled the scene on foot after a resident had advised her that police were en route.
Police found the vehicle involved in the front yard of 51 Mountain Road and followed footprints in freshly fallen snow.
After an investigation police determined the driver to be Charmain Ottley, 34, of Pocono Summit. She was located a short time later as a passenger in another vehicle. She was found to be under the influence and was placed under arrest for suspicion of DUI. She was transported to the county DUI center for a blood test.
The DUI charge is pending the test results, police added.